Amateur Surgeon

March 9, 2008 § 15 Comments

Amateur Surgeon

A free online flash game called Amateur Surgeon has got me addicted this weekend.

You play Alan Probe, a pizza delivery guy who’s always wanted to be a surgeon. Driving your truck while reading “Top 100 gross surgeries” you crash into an old guy and have to perform emergency surgery. « Read the rest of this entry »


March 8, 2008 § Leave a comment

Old surgeon

Time passes relentlessly in any profession. Retirement may come as a welcome reward after a long working life, or it may come as an unwanted end. Or so I guess. I’m not even halfway there. Lately I’ve had the pleasure of working with two recently retired surgeons. It seems to me retirement can be a more drastic moment in mentor based professions like surgery.
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Check out SurgeXperiences 116

March 2, 2008 § 1 Comment

Suture Needle

Edition 116 of SurgeXperiences – the blog carnival of all things surgical – is up at Other Things Amanzi.

Once again it collects some of the most interesting and compelling stories from the surgical department of the medical blogosphere. While your there, be sure to check out the rest of general surgeon bongi’s great blog.

The Surgexperiences back catalogue can be found here.

Check out the call for hosts and contact carnival founder Jeff if you’re ready.

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